Jahan bi dekho bus Maya.

Maya Ali black and white

A Gorgeous Pakistani actress, an actress with not just a beautiful face but with such great intellect that she conquered the industry and everyone’s heart in no time. Our very own beautiful Lux girl, Miss Maya Ali.  A very few people know that her real name is Maryam Tanveer Ali. Started her career as an anchor and VJ. Look at her now, SHE IS A SUPER STAR.  Maya is the best example of an outsider who paved her way through all sorts of difficulties and proved that hard work pays off.  

Maya completed her Masters in Mass Communication from Queen Mary College, Lahore. She then started as a VJ. Maya is interested in sports and has played Basketball, Cricket, Hockey, Tennis and Badminton representing her school team. She has stayed extraordinary compared to other players of the Basketball Team in her school. Maya Ali is a skilled lady who battles hard. She can talk in three languages i.e. English, Urdu, and Punjabi. She participated in various recreational activities and won prizes.  Well these are some known facts that you must have come across on various websites.

maya ali in pink dress

I’ll tell you something that I’m sure no one knows about her. MARYAM has a beautiful heart. She is so genuine. She can do anything for her loved ones. Over the years she has proved her love for her fam and not only for her family but also for the society. She believes in giving back. During the pandemic everyone witnessed how she was the first celebrity to distribute ration bags. Well this is what we know, behind the scene she is helping numerous needy people and does not like to show off.

Professional Career

As far as Maya Ali’s career is concerned, she began this journey as Video Jockey on various TV channels like Waqt News, Samaa TV and Dunya News. She made her on-screen debut with drama serial Durr-e-Shahwar (2012) and my my my she looked so beautiful in it. Then she starred in Aik Nayee Cinderella and Aunn Zara, both along with Osman Khalid Butt.

osman khalid butt

In 2013, Maya got the project of Aunn Zara again under the direction of Haissam Hussain. Maya played the role of Zara opposite Osman as Aunn. Maya then appeared in Khoya Khoya Chand, a series which was written by Faiza Iftikhar. She played the role of an American who is a loving and caring sister with a sweet nature. Maya played as a sister but a possessive one. Again in 2013, she did another serial named Meri Zindagi Hai Tu which was aired on Geo TV. The drama starred Ahsan Khan, Maya Ali, and Aiza Khan in lead roles. Her next project was Ladoon Mein Palli in which Maya played the lead role which is based on the story of a young girl and her family.

In 2014, Maya Ali was casted in Shanakht in which she played the role of Qurat-ul-Ain, who follows Islam but is criticized by her family and society.

In 2015, Maya Ali worked in Mehreen Jabbar’s Mera Naam Yousuf Hai. She played the role of Zulaikha alongside Imran Abbas. The same year she played the role of Farah alongside Osman Khalid Butt in Diyar-e-Dil, for which the on-screen couple won Hum Award by Jury. This drama made a huge success and everyone was in love with the story plot.

In 2016, Maya Ali starred as Manahil in Mann Mayal along with Hamza Ali Abbasi for which she won the Lux Style Award for Best TV Actress. Mann Mayal was also one of the most popular dramas in which Maya Ali played in the best of her talent while gaining a great number of fans. ANNNNNNDDDDD FINALLY AFTER A LONNNNNG TIME SHE IS COMING BACK WITH THE HANDSOME SHEHREYAR MUNAWAR. Can’t wait for Pehli Si Mohabbat

Maya Ali pehli si mohabat


In January 2017, Maya Ali signed Ahsan Rahim’s debut romantic action-comedy film Teefa in Trouble as a co-star with Ali Zafar. It was one of the most expensive Pakistani films ever made and it became the third Pakistani film to cross the ₨ 50 crore milestone. Apart from that, Maya also worked in another film named Parey Hut Love which was a Pakistani romantic comedy film directed by Asim Raza. She starred with Sheheryar Munawar as Saniya and the story was based on the sweet romance of this innocent couple. This movie was released in the year 2019.

teefa in trouble paray hut love

Must Watch Drama Serials

Here is a list of some of the most significant dramas in which Maya Ali proved that she is an amazingly talented actress:

Durr-e-Shehwar – Drama (2012)

Aik Nayee Cinderella – Drama (2012)

Aun Zara – Drama (2013)

Meri Zindagi Hai Tu – Drama (2012)

Ladoon Mein Pali – Drama (2013)

Shanakht – Drama (2014)

Zid – Drama (2014)

Mera Naam Yousuf Hai – Drama (2015)

Diyar-e-Dil – Drama (2015)

Mann Mayal – Drama (2016)

Sanam – Drama (2016)

Check out her awesome Instagram for beautiful pictures and updates. Maya Ali, you’re truly an asset for Pakistan. Keep up the great work that you are doing in the field of Arts and Entertainment. We love you <3

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